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106-11146 viewsAltona, V/Line broad gauge down goods train to Adelaide 9169, locos C class, C class, BL class, 700 class.
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106-18146 viewsSeymour broad gauge passenger stabling yard, V/Line B class loco B 65 Clyde Engineering EMD model ML2 serial ML2-6 still in VR or Vic Rail blue and gold livery, front view.
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101-15146 viewsMaryborough yard view, four broad gauge V/Line VZTX type bogie manual discharge sleeper waggons VZTX 4, started out as BP type Steel Mail/Baggage Van BP 7 built in 1959 by Newport Workshops, went on to become VBAX 17 in 1979, then converted September 1988 at Bendigo Workshops to VZTX type.
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223-09146 viewsPossum Siding, Hamersley Iron rail grinder, Speno built RR 48 M-1 model sits in the back track siding. 21st October 2000.
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242-20146 viewsPort Hedland, Don Rhodes Mining Museum, preserved Mount Newman Mining Comeng NSW built ALCo M-636 unit 5497 serial C-6096-2 stands in the afternoon sunlight.
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081217 0448r146 viewsWoodstock Siding BHP Goninan GE rebuild and former cab-less CM60-8ML unit 5665 'Rotterdam' serial 8412-10 / 94-156 runs along the mainline with the rail or steel train under the FMG flyover. It is not uncommon to see long hood leading units on BHP work trains. 17th December 2008.
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090814 2084r146 viewsHunter Siding, FMG's General Electric C44-9W locomotives 002 serial 58179 and 012 serial 58189 leading 240 loaded waggons hold the mainline waiting to cross an empty train. 14th August 2009.
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102-03145 viewsBirchip yard view looking north, silo complex in the distance and Ascom style barley silos with Aquila annex at right, stock yards at extreme right, Geelong style silos in the distance.
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103-01145 viewsSpringhurst automatic staff exchanger cover in-between broad gauge running lines, point rodding under tracks.
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103-10145 viewsSpringhurst station yard view looking north, mainline points on No.2 Rd for the Wahgunyah line have been spiked and clipped normal, standard gauge flyover on right, yard being rationalised, note redundant disc signal post 5 on ground.
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101-11145 viewsMaryborough, broad gauge V/Line G class leader G 511 Clyde Engineering EMD model JT26C-2SS serial 84-1239 and G541 serial 89-1274 cab front, shows differences between 1st and 3rd series G class.
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101-12145 viewsMaryborough, broad gauge V/Line VHJA type bogie gypsum waggon VHJA 10, the final member of 10 such waggons converted in 1984 from VHCA type waggons for use on the Cowangie gypsum traffic by Newport Workshops, originally built new as a J type hopper waggon by American Car and Foundry USA November 1925, recoded to CJ type in 1960 and VHCA in 1980. In 1993 a further fifteen were such converted.
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153-3-12145 viewsMininera, the peace is shattered as V/Line broad gauge goods to Adelaide train 9169 is lead by C class C 507 Clyde Engineering EMD model GT26C serial 76-830, C 502 serial 76-825 and an S class, bit out of focus as it caught the photographer by surprise.
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194-03145 viewsWittenoom Gorge, Colonial Mine, asbestos mining remains, pile of four scoop buckets.
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194-13145 viewsWittenoom, Colonial Mine, asbestos mining remains, railway workshops with 4 loco storage roads and an inspection pit, the raised ramps are for removing the battery modules off the locomotives, looking south. Tailings in the background.
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104-14144 viewsBuangor crossing loop, yard view looking east, mechanical somersault semaphore signal post 3, Up Home, facing camera for Melbourne bound trains, mechanical somersault semaphore signal post 2, Down Home, in the distance for Ararat bound traffic.
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104-20144 viewsWallan station overview, broad gauge V/Line N class loco N 465 'City of Ballaarat' with serial 86-1194 a Clyde Engineering Somerton Victoria built EMD model JT22HC-2 and N set with an up Albury pass, signaller watches from the elevated signal box.
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103-09144 viewsSpringhurst, semaphore signal post 4 with the top of the dolls cut off and the signal for the Wahgunyah line, standard gauge flyover on bank, point rodding, looking south from No.2 Rd.
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106-21144 viewsSeymour loco depot, broad gauge V/Line VZMF type bogie ballast waggon VZMF 38, side view.
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107-03144 viewsKyabram track view, Kyabram Fruit Packers siding points spiked for normal, packing shed on the right, Southern Can Company on the left.
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